Usage Kazakh, English, Russian, Bashkir, Belarusian, Chechen, Indonesian, Mongolian, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish
Scripts Шымкент(Kazakh, Russian, Bashkir, Belarusian, Chechen, Mongolian Cyrillic) شىمكەنت(Kazakh Arabic)
Other Forms FormsChimkent, Shimkent
From Kazakh шым (shym) meaning "sod, turf, meadow" and кент (kent) meaning "town". This is the name of a city in Kazakhstan.